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is really making her presence felt in the state next to us here in texas. twisters touched down in and around the city of dallas. that's where the weather channel's julie martin is joining us from this morning. julie, good morning to you. what's the latest? >> well, good morning, matt. hermine made for a very wild weather day here in texas, from flash flooding to tornadoes. it really left its mark, and unfortunately, it is not finished just yet. i want to take you now to some images from the evening rush hour last night here in dallas, as twisters just started dropping out of the sky, as many as six funnels reported throughout the area. one of them slicing right through the heart of the city, hitting many buildings, bringing up water mains, and also knocking out power to thousands of people. one of the most impressive images, an 18-wheeler literally picked up, flipped 180 degrees with the driver inside, and slammed into the very building i am standing in front of. that driver, by the way, is doing all right this morning. but before all of that widespread flash flooding throughou
, the glen david andrews band. they've been with us in jackson square this morning. we appreciate them sticking around. a lot of people are going to be pouring into this square throughout the day, the evening. >> there's going to be a lot of stuff going on. >> no question about it. all part of a kickoff for the pro football season. you can watch the game, right here on nbc. i'm matt lauer along with al roker here in a steamy new orleans. we've got ann and natalie back in new york city. ladies, good morning. >> good morning. i think we're both a little jealous, between the beignets, and the -- i won't say the cheerleaders -- but certainly all the great music. you look like you're having a lot of fun. >> it is a blast. as you can see, they've broken into the chant of who dat, who dat. we're going to have much more ahead coming up in this half hour. >> plus we're in a party mood, and you want to talk about tailgating. this is the tailgate city. we're going to do a little tailgating with our good buddy john. he's going to show us how to tailgate new orleans style with a little jambalaya, a
books. for little kids who are used to running around, it can be a strugg struggle. you should not feel too frustrated if your child has trouble because it's expected. >> a lot of kids have add and things like that. how do you know if there's an issue or if they're rambunctious and can't focus. >> first of all, they're supposed to not be able to focus. they're movers and shakers at that age, and you want them to be. you don't want to take the fun out of learning either by making them sit so still. get on board with the teacher and find out how he ranks in terms of sitting. in terms of homework, vary the pace. get the sidewalk chalk out there so we can make big letters and play beat the clock games with the ov ven timer. fun is key, and you gradually stretch the attention span. >> whether you get up into the other grades, third and fourth grade, that kind of thing -- >> third grade is a big year because that's when standardized testing begins. there's a lot of drills, reading and spelling. >> and anxiety. >> a lot of kids have great innate intelligence, and they're not test takers. our s
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